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Gongen (it); 権現 (ja); Gongen (fr); Gongen (nl); Gongen (fi); Gongen (en); گونگن (fa); 權現 (zh); Gongen (es) manifestazione di un buddha nella forma di un kami (it); kamis visualizados como manifestaciones japonesas de budas o bodhisattvas. (es) 大権現 (ja)

During the era of shinbutsu shūgō (religious syncretism of kami and buddhas]]), in Japan a gongen (権現) was believed to be a Japanese kami which was really just the local manifestation of an Indian buddha, an entity who had come to guide the Japanese to salvation.


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